The Handbook is arranged in 23 chapters written by 85 world experts who systematically explain the substance of Plant Protection (Biosecurity). The Handbook is the first comprehensive treatment of regulations, policies and procedures used to protect domestic agriculture and natural resources from attack by invasive alien species via international trade and travel. Case studies explain complex regulatory programs involving significant invasive organisms, including insects, plant pathogens and weeds.Dichotomous keys suffer from several problems, including the use of specialized terms to describe taxonomic features and the aunanswerable coupleta problem. The latter occurs when a user is working through a dichotomous key to identify a anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Handbook of Plant Biosecurity|
|Author||:||Gordon Gordh, Simon McKirdy|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-11-19|